Meet the Wizard Girls Directors

Jessica Pikulski
Michelle Bresnahan
Assistant Director
Originally from Ossining, NY, Jessica grew up dancing in her mother's ballet studio, The Maggie Brown School of Dance. She trained with several ballet companies in NY, PA, and SC. In college, she performed and competed with The Penn State Dance Team. After graduating, she joined the Washington Wizards Dancers for four years. In 2004, she joined the Washington Redskins Cheerleaders for another four years of cheering. She now lives in Southern Maryland with her son Quentin, (the #1 fan of the Wizard Girls) and her sister, Ashley, and an assortment of pets. Jessica is in her third season of coaching the Wizard Girls and is excited to bring yet another beautiful and talented group of professional cheerleaders to our Wizards fans!
Born and raised in Southern Maryland, Michelle grew up dancing at the Julie Rogers Studio of Dance and Annapolis Ballet Theatre. While in college at the University of Maryland, she joined the Washington Wizards Dancers for three years. After graduating, Michelle began teaching English and Dance at Calvert High School where she also coaches the dance team. She has danced and choreographed for the Capitol Movement Dance Company for two years performing at various venues in Washington, DC. After returning to the Wizard Girls in 2009 for another year of dance, Michelle became the assistant coach and is looking forward to her new role with the team!